2020 Kilimanjaro Superior Package

Our superior package is designed for hikers prefer a higher level of comfort and superior service delivery compared to the Standard package.

Please note: All of the ClimbingKilimanjaro packages are very flexible, and we will gladly schedule a new hike to suit your calendar preference, add it to our online schedule and allow other hikers to join you. Alternatively, we could keep your booking private – terms and conditions available on request.

Should you be interested to join one of our existing bookings, make sure you visit our scheduled climb dates page (click on link).

Mt Kilimanjaro Ground & Flight Arrangement Packages

Prices Quoted in ZAR

All packages valid from 01 January 2020 – 31 December 2020

Superior packages



Superior packages starting from Moshi – all prices per person sharing
Optional flight booking ex Johannesburg (or Cape Town) Prices starting from R 5 900* per person return economy class including airport taxes
Ground arrangements (excluding flights) Details Group size
1 Climber 2–3 Climbers 4–5 Climbers
5 Day Marangu Route

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

5 day / 4 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 27 645 p/p


R 25 995 p/p


R 25 365 p/p

6 Day Marangu Route 

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 31 470 p/p


R 29 820 p/p


R 29 190 p/p

6 Day Machame Route

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 32 205 p/p


R 30 405 p/p


R 29 625 p/p

7 Day Machame Route 

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 36 030 p/p


R 34 230 p/p


R 33 450 p/p

6 Day Lemosho/Rongai/Shira/Umbwe Routes

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 35 850 p/p


R 32 370 p/p


R 30 765 p/p

7 Day Lemosho/Rongai/Shira/Umbwe Routes

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 39 675 p/p


R 36 195 p/p


R 34 590 p/p

8 Day Lemosho/Rongai/Shira/Umbwe Routes

1 Jan to 31 Dec 2020

8 day / 7 night hike + 2 nights’ hotel accommodation  

R 42 180 p/p


R 40 020 p/p


R 38 415 p/p

Please note:

–       All prices per person sharing, except for group size single. Single room / tent supplements available on request.

–       All airfares subject to availability, quoted in economy class in the cheapest fare class available and including airport taxes.

–       Above quote rates are based on US $ 1 = R 15.00 and subject to change if exchange rates fluctuate.

–       All prices are subject to change without notice should Kilimanjaro National Park fees or government taxes / VAT change. Current park fees / taxes are valid till 30 June 2020 and subject to change from 1 July 2020 onward.

Our Superior Package includes the following:

  • Return airport / hotel / airport transfers is done in a private vehicle with driver (One arrival and one departure transfer allowed per group of up to 6 persons, additional transfers can be arranged at additional cost)
  • Breakfast and dinner is included on the first and last night at the hotel
  • Moshi hotel accommodation – 2 Nights’ shared, 3 star accommodation at the Sal Salinero Hotel or the Ameg Lodge in Moshi (hotel choice is subject to availability)
  • Hotel accommodation includes storage facilities for excess luggage during hikes
  • Return transfers between the hotel to the start / finish point of a climb
  • All Kilimanjaro National Park gate fees, camping / hut fees and climbing permits
  • Kilimanjaro National Park rescue fees (Kilimanjaro Rescue Team)
  • Chief guide carries two-way handheld radios and mobile phone
  • Chief guide carries a Pulse Oximeter, used to take blood-oxygen level readings of clients twice a day
  • Emergency oxygen (for use in emergencies only – not as summiting aid)
  • More complete First Aid kit (compared to Standard Package – for use in emergencies only)
  • Qualified mountain guide, assistant guides, porters and cook
  • Guides, cooks and porters are paid higher wages, compared to standard package mountain crews.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as hot drinks on the mountain
  • Food of superior quality and of a bigger variety on the mountain (compared to the Standard Package)
  • Hot lunch is prepared at the lunch stop and served with table, chairs (and inside mess tent in case of bad weather), except on day 1 of the hike where climbers are provided with a packed lunch. (Not applicable on the Marangu route as all meals is served at the camps in designated mess halls)
  • Superior quality camping equipment (tents, sleeping mats, camp chairs, camp tables, mess tent & cutlery for meals) – not applicable on the Marangu route as all meals are served at the camps in designated dining halls
  • Water for washing up daily
  • Porter to carry your duffel bag, with maximum weight of 15kg / 32 lbs, from one camp to the next camp
  • Kilimanjaro National Park certificate for your successful summit attempt
  • Complimentary 3 litres of mineral water (per hiker) for the first day on your climb
  • Drinking water treated with Pure drops from night 1 onwards.
  • Our exclusive, printable ClimbingKilimanjaro 15 page altitude sickness survival guide
  • A comprehensive ClimbingKilimanjaro Travel Information pack
  • Optional complimentary daily facebook updates
  • Complimentary Flying doctors membership (Emergency Helicopter evacuation to Nairobi)
  • Complimentary Climbing Kilimanjaro rain cover for your daypack
  • The option to have a private climb at no additional charge, irrespective of the group size!

Excluded from above package rates:

  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook (average tip is anything from US$250 to US$ 350 per hiker – depending on the number of days and number of hikers in the group, as well as the route chosen)
  • South African passport holders do not require an entry visa for Tanzania (
  • Health requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional, but comes recommended)
  • Optional but highly recommended travel and medical insurance.
  • Personal hiking/trekking gear – you could rent some of the gear in Tanzania
  • Optional, but highly recommended Portable toilet (Portable toilet not allowed on the Marangu route)
  • Optional tracking service – subject to additional cost, depending availability and booking in advance
  • Snacks, personal medicine and sports drink
  • Meals and drinks not specified